Organizations often manage their user identities in a central location, so that they can access various services using the same user base, a process known as single-sign-On (SSO).
Okta is one of the common SSO platforms organizations use today, and this tutorial will show you how to configure your Okta to sign in to your Deel account.
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Before you begin
To sign in to Deel using your company's Okta, you must have:
An existing Okta account
Org Admin, IT Developer Admin, or Integrations Admin-People permissions on Deel
A Deel Custom Domain
How do I set up an Okta SSO?
✅ Step 1 - Add Deel as an application on your Okta account
Add Deel to your Okta account by clicking the Applications page, and then click Browse App Catalog:
Once you have located the Deel app, click Add Integration.
Select your Application label and visibility, and select Done
✅ Step 2 - Enter Okta domain
Under Sign-On you can find the Client ID and Client secret.
You will also need to copy your Okta domain, which is located in the right corner of the dashboard next to your username:
Your Okta domain should look like the below, please always add https:// to your domain
✅ Step 3 - Configure Okta SSO to your Deel Custom Domain
To use Okta, you need to have a Deel Custom Domain.
Open a new window and set up SSO in your Deel account.
Sign in to your Deel Client account, and set up a custom domain setup.
Select Organization Settings, then click Add Customized Subdomain.
Click the Edit icon on your custom domain:
Toggle on Okta Single Sign-on.
Enter your Okta Domain, Client ID, and Client Secret Code.
Then click Continue
You can add your logo and choose a color scheme before deploying the custom domain
[ACCORDION] Can I click on the Deel application icon on Okta to login?
No, we do not support IdP-Initiated authentication flow right now.
We support SP-Initiated authentication flow.
Contact us 24/7 and we’ll be happy to assist you if you have additional questions.
[ACCORDION] Does Deel support SCIM provisioning?
One of the most popular protocols for management of users across multiple applications is called System for Cross-domain Identity Management, or SCIM for short.
Deel supports SCIM provisioning for Deel HR clients, please see: How To Enable The Okta SCIM Integration For Deel HR